An older man smelling olive oil from a blue glass, with a younger man standing next to him..

Olive Oil Tasting Day Follows Cultural Activities at Delphi

In April, the Zappeion Exhibition Hall in Athens hosted a unique tasting event featuring the 242 extra virgin olive oils that won medals at...

Dance, Sing and Celebrate Life at the Annual Matala Beach Festival in Crete, June...

It is that time of year again when people from all over join together in celebration of the biggest free summer beach festival in...
Cultural Heritage Week, Crete.

Sustainable Cultural Heritage Events Taking Place in Chania, Crete

Several events are currently taking place in Crete on the occasion of the European Year of Cultural Heritage. For the week of June 2...

Cutting-Edge Cars to Rally in Thessaloniki, Greece

Cutting-edge electric and hybrid cars will converge in the northern city of Thessaloniki this weekend. The 11th Hi-Tech EKO Mobility Rally, an electric and hybrid...

Visitors Flock to Cretan Wineries’ Special ‘Open Doors’ Weekend

This Saturday and Sunday different wineries located all over the Greek island of Crete will open their cellars to wine lovers and visitors in general....

Kastoria’s Private Mansions Throw Open Their Doors to the Public (photos)

Some of the most important mansions in the northern Greek city of Kastoria will throw open their doors to the public during the European Year...

Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus to Host First Ever Film Screening

The first ever film screening at the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus will take place on June 30 with the 1962 cinema version of the Greek...

Fashionistas Gather for Show in Ancient Greek Ruins

A fashion show in the square in front of Athens' Odeon of Herodes Atticus has become the first to be held in the historic venue...

New York Welcomes South Aegean Cuisine

For the second year in a row, the city of New York has welcomed and presented the authentic, unique tastes of the South Aegean Region. Argyro...

French Cuisine Comes to Northern Greece

Thessaloniki will receive over 3,000 chefs from every corner of the world that on March 21 will gather for French Gastronomy Night of the "Gout the France"...

Athens’ Street Artist Sonke Presents New Works in Glyfada

The Art Dose is a new arts venue opening its doors for the first time in Glyfada's Florida Mall on March 22. This area, which...
Travels in Greece (Courtesy of Benaki Museum).

The Lure of Greece Explored at Athens’ Benaki Museum

The Benaki Museum of Greek Culture presents an exhibition -- Travels in Greece (15th-19th Century) -- which will run until April 29. It includes manuscripts, maps, prints,...

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